Jennifer Cain Bohrnstedt
Board Member, National Coalition of Independent Scholars
Advisor to the Cumberland Valley Civil War Heritage Association - Portland, TN
Presenter, 2002-2003, Chicago Civil War Round Table, Milwaukee Civil War Round Table, South Bay Civil War Round Table, Harrisburg Civil War Round Table, Wichita Civil War Round Table South Central Kentucky Cultural Center, Highland Rim Historical Society, Lawrence, KS Library, Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas, Topeka-Shawnee County Public Library.
Periodic Lecturer, College of the Desert, Palm Desert, California
(2000 - 2002), "The Human Side of the U.S. Civil War."
Lecturer, Rancho Mirage Public Library, "Guerrillas at the Gates" (2001)
Presenter, Southern Festival of the Book (2001), Available on CSpan video, "Sherman's March to the Sea."
Presenter, Southern Kentucky Festival of the Book (2002), "Dinner for Eight," for Educators & Students [an original, Civil War interactive session]
Member, Peninsula Civil War Round Table - San Carlos, CA
Member, Indianapolis Civil War Round Table Member, Chicago CWRT
Member, Organizations of American History
Member, Society for Military History
Member, Women's National Book Association
Member, Indiana Historical Society
Member, Kentucky Historical Society
Member, Battle of Nashville Preservation Society
Haas Research Fellowship (1999) Harrisburg, PA Civil War Round Table
Presenter, 1999-2001, Illinois State Historical Society History Symposium (1999), Atlanta Historical Society, "Writing the Civil War," (2001), Indiana War Memorial, "Character & Characters of the Civil War," (2001), Midwest Civil War Symposium (1997) NARA & Chicago Historical Society.
B.A. and M.P.A., Indiana University
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- A regimental history of the 105th Illinois Infantry.
- Retrospective look at the leadership of a Union General.
- 3 works on regiments of the Western Campaigns.